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Free Non-Member Access to the Register Online Over Thanksgiving Weekend!
NEHGS is pleased to offer free access to its New England Historical and
Genealogical Register database on NewEnglandAncestors.org
Thanksgiving holiday weekend! Normally only available to NEHGS members,
Register database will be accessible to all from Thursday, November 25
through Sunday, November 28, 2004. We encourage all NEHGS members to
the word about this offering, and we hope that those of you who are not
members find a veritable feast of ancestors in the Register database!
Published quarterly since 1847, The New England Historical and
Register is the flagship journal of American genealogy and the oldest
journal in the field. The online database includes issues from 1847 to
The Register has featured articles on a wide variety of topics since its
inception, including vital records, church records, tax records, land
probate records, cemetery transcriptions, obituaries, and historical
Authoritative compiled genealogies have been the centerpiece of the
for more than 150 years. Thousands of New England families have been
in the pages of the journal and many more are referenced in incidental
throughout. The articles in the Register range from short pieces
errors in print or solving unusual problems to larger treatments that
family origins or present multiple generations of a family.
To obtain free access to the Register, we only ask that you complete a
survey to help us better define future free offers. All information
the survey is kept strictly confidential within NEHGS. After completing
survey, you will automatically be taken to the Register database.
Search for your ancestors in the Register at